I’m Visiting ‘A Deeper Story’ Today

You may recall that I started writing a monthly faith and politics column called Church & State for the good folks at A Deeper Story. If you forgot, don't worry. So did I. Which is why I didn't write a Church & State post last month. :) Well, I got my act together this month and remembered to write my column. This month's post is called "The Problem Of Evil Is Hanging In Your Closet." Check out...
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A Different Approach To Campus Evangelism

If you feel the urge to do a little evangelism on your local college campus, there are plenty of YouTube videos available to show you how not to do it. To save you the time of watching them, I'll go ahead and tell you, they're all the same - someone screaming at college students, telling them they're all going to hell. While, that's one approach, here's another. And I kinda like it. Not because I have plans to grab...
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Haircuts For Hugs

joe the barber(via) Not being homeless there are a lot of basic things I take for granted in life; like a hot shower, a bed to sleep in, a clean change of clothes, or a mailing address to use when I'm applying for a new job. Another thing I can add to that list which, to be honest, never really crossed my mind before...
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Paul Keane Reminds Us What It Really Means To “Love Your Enemies”

3681661-black-and-white-cemetery-image-with-crosses I was sitting on the couch eating a late lunch with my wife when we turned on the TV and saw the breaking news about the Boston Marathon bombings. Like everyone else in the country I was shocked. And heartbroken. And angry. Like everyone else I couldn't understand why anyone would ever do something like that and I wanted justice and I wanted it to be quick and...
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GUEST POST: ‘Christ Followers Can Be So Selfish’ By Nate Pruitt

give-me-your-hand-5221 Today's post comes to us from my friend Nate Pruitt. Nate is consumed with the imagery of humankind participating in the dance of the Triune God restoring creation. He spends his days amazed by how his beautiful wife continues to be his greatest support, how his three kids have boundless energy, and how his faith community continually pushes him into a deeper love for God and...
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